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Nuciruptor Meldrum and Kay 1997 (placental)

Mammalia - Primates - Pitheciidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 267425

Full reference: D. J. Meldrum and R. F. Kay. 1997. Nuciruptor rubricae, a new pitheciin seed predator from the Miocene of Colombia. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 102(3):407-427

Parent taxon: Pitheciini according to D. J. Meldrum and R. F. Kay 1997

Sister taxon: Cebupithecia

Subtaxa: Nuciruptor rubricae

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Type: Nuciruptor rubricae

Ecology: scansorial insectivore